Dec. 30, 2020

WHAT: Rep. Joe Kerwin (R-Dauphin/Schuylkill) will take the oath of office as state representative of the 125th Legislative District.

WHO: Kerwin and family members.

WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 5, at noon.

WHERE: Chamber of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, Capitol Complex, Harrisburg.


Media contact: Matthew Deegan, 717.260.6328,

FOR PLANNING PURPOSES: While press coverage of the swearing-in ceremony and related activities is welcomed and encouraged, in-person access to the House floor is being limited this year to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

Members of the media can access live streams of the events at or To arrange interviews or photos with specific members, please call or email the media contact listed above.

Also, in an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the oath of office will be administered four times to four separate groups of members. Each of the four ceremonies will be streamed live for viewing at or